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Feb 23, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Deposition Techniques 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendWhether you’ve done one deposition or one hundred, you need to be prepared to handle the special situations that arise and know how to identify and exploit the opportunities that exist.  This program covers a range of topics and scenarios that can challenge even the most seasoned litigators.  Our faculty of experienced litigators and deposition experts will out...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 28, 2016

Special Event

Commercial Law League of America Capitol Hill Day 2016

Washington, Illinois, USA
Join the Commercial Law League of America in D.C. for our 3rd Annual Legislative Summit! Take advantage of this opportunity to promote the CLLA in DC, and to work on behalf of the issues that affect the commercial law arena. This year the League is working on 3 issues: Venue Reform Preference Reform FDCPA Expansion Lend your support to promote League position papers to Congressional staff...

Commercial Law League of America
Apr 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Commercial Real Estate Financing 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThis year's seminar will explore new and advanced topics in commercial real estate financing.  Our faculty of experienced attorneys, in conjunction with non-attorney real estate professionals, will discuss (i) capital stack structuring vehicles such as joint ventures, mezzanine financing and (in New York only) crowd-funding, (ii) how interest rate hedging works for borrow...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

Conference

CLLA 122nd National Convention & the 85th Chicago Spring Meeting

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The Commercial Law League of America is heading back to Chicago for the 2016 National Convention. This yearís event promises to deliver the same high quality education, networking, and fun youíve come to expect. Meet attorneys, credit managers, law list publishers, collection agency members, and industry professionals at this dynamic four-day event. Educational Programs include: Cyber Warfare and...

Commercial Law League of America
Apr 7, 2016

CLE

Commercial Law League of America One-Day Bankruptcy Program

Chicago, Illinois, USA
For Non-CLLA Members in the Chicago Area, the CLLA Bankruptcy Section presents a One-Day Education Program during our National Convention. The program includes all day CLE education and a post-session cocktail hour ''meet & greet'' with the CLLA Bankruptcy Section leadership. Education Sessions: 1) Hidden Assets in Consumer and Business Bankruptcy Cases. 2) To Amend or Not:Debating the Pros and C...

Commercial Law League of America
Apr 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendIntellectual property licensing continues to grow increasingly complex.  The legal, regulatory and technical landscape is constantly evolving.  Building and maintaining a successful and effective practice requires that practitioners stay sharp and current in a wide variety of key areas. Whether utilized to develop technology, expand or create market opportunities, or...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 26, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendPartnerships and limited liability companies are now the entity of choice for doing business. Joint ventures between large companies or with start-up or other smaller companies are an everyday occurrence. Managed fund growth has exploded, as these entities have taken on activities once dominated by the great financial institutions, such as trading, lending and mergers and acqu...

Practising Law Institute
May 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Please note that "ethics" in the program title refers to the “Compliance and Ethics Program” used in the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for Organizations. It does not specifically refer to legal ethics. Please check the credit calculator to the right for credit information for your jurisdiction.Why You Should AttendCompliance and ethics programs are critically important to the success a...

Practising Law Institute
May 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Staying Out of Trouble: Ethical Necessities 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
What You Will LearnThis program will serve both as a refresher of ethical obligations, and also review recent developments impacting the professional responsibilities of attorneys in private practice as well as those who serve as inside counsel.  The program will be focused on practical guidance, and draw from real life lessons learned from other lawyers who have found themselves in ethical p...

Practising Law Institute
May 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Illinois Professional Responsibility MCLE Marathon 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Illinois Professional Responsibility Marathon 2016 is designed to help attorneys practicing in Illinois meet their MCLE professional responsibility requirements, and will include discussion of best practices and new and emerging professionalism and ethical issues, including exploring topics such as civility, professionalism and inclusion in the law profession.What...

Practising Law Institute
May 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2016: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fourth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time state and other federal regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activities, and the volume of...

Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

ABA

ERISA Litigation National Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Approaching ERISA from a litigation perspective, this program emphasizes the practical, not the theoretical. This National Institute is for litigators and benefits practitioners who wish to further their knowledge of the substantive and most recent case law. For ERISA specialists who draft plan language and render advice about plan administration, the program provides tips for minimizing litigatio...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 20, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

ABA

Advanced ERISA Benefit Claims Litigation

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The majority of cases litigated under ERISA involve claims for benefits. Taught by some of the countryís most experienced disability practitioners, this advanced seminar will delve into the practical details for prosecuting and defending these claims. This one-half day program will address legal developments and the how toís of benefits claims including: administrative claims and appeals, litigati...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendAt this perennial favorite, our experienced faculty will walk you through all of the steps associated with acquiring and selling a privately held company, whether it is a large independent corporation, a division or subsidiary of a large public company, or a smaller venture capital-backed or family-owned entrepreneurial enterprise. You will learn about the special issues that ...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendKnowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will review the fundaments of conducting an internal investigation, as well as touch on the many more nuanced an...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595Fee for Both Programs: $1,795Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754Why You Should AttendThe proliferation of online consumer transactions continues to open new possibilities to perpetrate and witness trademark infringement.  Whether on an online auction service or an...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595Fee for Both Programs: $1,795Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754Why You Should AttendCopyright Law continues to see its legal bounds challenged in novel, headline-grabbing ways.  The undeniably momentous impact that social media platforms and smart devices continu...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 11, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Seventeenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend        This program focuses on current critical issues of information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection faced by all companies.  The Internet and evolving mobile and virtualized information technologies, wired and wireless, have prompted the development of powerful tools for the collection, processing, storage and use of person...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2016: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

Chicago, Illinois, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTENDWhether you’re a transactional attorney or a litigator, when financial and accounting records emerge in the legal matter you’re handling, it helps to know some accounting basics.  The numbers always tell a story – one that may support your legal position.  Being able to recognize the relevant accounting principles at work and how they influence the ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

International Tax Issues 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Oct 26, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

18th Annual Commercial Real Estate Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Nov 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute




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